Bug 81856 - (SOUND CS4232)Sound playing too fast or too slow when using play and xmms
(SOUND CS4232)Sound playing too fast or too slow when using play and xmms
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Arjan van de Ven
Brian Brock
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Reported: 2003-01-14 13:50 EST by David Sumbler
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:49 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-09-30 11:40:24 EDT
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Description David Sumbler 2003-01-14 13:50:47 EST
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Description of problem:
I run Dell Inspiron 3200 with cs4237B sound card.

When I execute "play sample.au" the sample plays too fast (probably about 50%
too fast), so that Linus sounds like Donald Duck.

When I listen to a .wav file using "play", it plays at half speed (and therefore
one octave too low).

Using xmms to play .wav files plays them at quarter speed (two octaves too low).

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Steps to Reproduce:
1.As in description

Actual Results:  Sound is played at wrong speed (and pitch)

Expected Results:  Sound should be played at correct speed and pitch!

Additional info:
Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 2003-01-15 00:40:18 EST
If sampling issues persist across all combinations of players, it could be a
driver bug.
Comment 2 Bugzilla owner 2004-09-30 11:40:24 EDT
Thanks for the bug report. However, Red Hat no longer maintains this version of
the product. Please upgrade to the latest version and open a new bug if the problem

The Fedora Legacy project (http://fedoralegacy.org/) maintains some older releases, 
and if you believe this bug is interesting to them, please report the problem in
the bug tracker at: http://bugzilla.fedora.us/

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